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Ken Giles Collected Papers

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Giles, Ken

Scope and Contents

A large amount of secondary material related to the Middle East was removed to other collections or to the Subject File on the Middle East. What remains documents the efforts of Ken Giles, through his career or his personal involvements, to promote peace between Israelis and Palestinians in the Middle East.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1973-1990


Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Access: open for research without restrictions.

Copyright and Rights Information


Biographical note

None known.


0.83 Linear Feet (10 linear in.)


This collection reflects the involvement of Ken Giles in various Jewish groups/organizations that worked for peace in the Middle East.


Material in this collection is arranged as correspondence, involvements, participation in or attendance at various tours/events, writings and speeches, and reference material.

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Custodial History

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these papers/records.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ken Giles, 1996 [Acc. 96A-045, Acc. 96A-056].

Related Materials

  1. America-Israel Council for Israeli-Palestinian Peace (CDG-A)
  2. Breira (CDG-A)
  3. New Jewish Agenda (CDG-A)

Legal Status

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Processing Information

Processed by Anne Yoder (Archivist), April 2008.

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